Social Worker (Specialised Intensive Support)- Client Wellbeing
The Australian Refugee Association Inc. (ARA) is a community-based organisation providing settlement, migration and other forms of assistance to refugees, migrants and other people of concern. ARA promotes a holistic approach to the needs of refugees and sees the final goal of settlement as full participation in the social, economic, cultural and political life of Australia while maintaining security of personal, family and community identity.
ARA is looking for expressions of interest from individuals with the ability to coordinate and deliver its Specialised and Intensive Services (SIS) Program. The role involves delivery of case management services, assessment and case management planning to refugee clients with complex issues or in need of crisis intervention. The role also involves the provision of high level advice and information concerning complex issues such as domestic violence, child protection, and mental health. It involves the sharing of specialist knowledge with partnering organisations and staff as well as providing hands-on advice for clients of the program.
The SIS Social Worker will be responsible for maintaining overviews of SIS caseloads and providing leadership, advice and support to other SIS workers.
For more detail about the responsibilities and personal criteria please refer to the Position Description.
This is a part-time (.6) Level 4.1 to 4.4 position of the SCHCDS Industry Award until June 2022 with the possibility of extension. The level will be determined according to the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate.
If this role is of interest, please provide a covering letter addressing the position description, along with your resume and the contact details of two referees. The position description is available on the right.
Applications close 9 am Monday 9 December 2019. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and it is anticipated that this will occur by Friday 13 December 2019.
Initial enquiries can be made by email to the Corporate Services Coordinator: email@example.com
. All applications will be treated in strictest confidence.
ARA is committed to equal employment opportunity.